What is Qatar National Sports Day?

Find out about this national holiday and all the deals

What is Qatar National Sports Day?

It’s common knowledge that sport is massive in Qatar and whether you’re a long-time resident or planning to move to Doha, you should know that this is the best city to engage in fitness activities and wellness programmes.

Doha has some of the region’s best gyms, pools, spas and some top deals to check out.

Qatar has hosted some of the world’s biggest sporting events and with World Cup 2022 on the way, the country is actively involved in sport.

The Qatar National Sports Day is a national holiday in Qatar and every year, the entire country is encouraged to get out and participate in a range of fitness activities happening all across the city.

The holiday is slotted for the second Tuesday every February and it has been happening since 2012.

This year’s Sports Day will take place on Tuesday February 11, with an objective to promote a healthy lifestyle among the citizens and residents of Qatar.

There are loads of deals to take advantage of from free workout sessions, discounted gym memberships and healthy meals to try.

From dining out to discounted beverages, there's lots to do in Doha this month. But if you want to access all the Sports Day deals, click here.

And in case you’re planning to make this a long weekend and travel, Qatar Airways has launched a few new destinations and the great news is there’s a 45 percent discount on selected routes if you book before February 11. Click here for more information.
Feb 11. Various locations. Doha, Qatar.

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